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ὑπέρθυ_μος , ον,
A.high-spirited, high-minded, daring, freq. in Hom., in good sense, Il.2.746, 5.376, al., cf. Hes.Th.937, Pi.P.4.13, B.12.103, etc.: irreg. Sup., “ὑπερθυμέστατος ἀνδρῶνStesich.95.
II. in bad sense, overweening, Od.7.59, Hes.Th.719, AP6.332 (Hadr.); over-spirited, of a horse, X.Eq.3.12.
III. vehemently angry, Poll.6.124. Adv., ὑπερθύμως ἄγαν in over-vehement wrath, A.Eu. 824.
IV. in Adv. also, eagerly, readily, IGRom.4.1302.12 (Cyme, i B. C./i A. D.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 824
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 12.103
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 719
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 937
    • Xenophon, On the Art of Horsemanship, 3.12
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.746
    • Homer, Iliad, 5.376
    • Homer, Odyssey, 7.59
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